Ladle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

ca. 1875

GUSN

GUSN-25015

Description

Hollow coconut shell head w/ wide circular mouth cut out of top. Turned oak handle attached at side w/ cotter pin. Incised line banding w/ ring and vase turnings on handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ladles
coconut (fruit)
oak (wood)
Oak
Coconut
LADLE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.276